Come explore the unspoiled creeks of Bald Head Island with professional naturalists! Learn about the beauty and importance of this habitat while enjoying a leisurely two-hour paddle. Each trip offers a unique perspective of BHI and great views of wildlife; this is a must-do experience before you leave the island! Double kayaks are used, and children must be accompanied by an adult. We saw hundreds of white ibis (Eudocimus...


Please join us this Saturday, April 21st, for the Wilmington Earth Day Festival! The theme of this year’s event is Cooperate-Connect-Protect! Swing by Hugh Mac Rae Park between 12pm and 6pm to chat with our Education staff about our exciting summer programs! Tidal Creek, Mellow Mushroom, and New Belgium Brewing Co. will be serving food and beverages. Great Outdoor Provision Company will also raffle off a kayak! Visit...


Yesterday, we had two loggerhead sea turtle strandings on Bald Head Island. The carcasses were severely dismembered and their deaths were most likely a result of a boating accident. We would like to thank the island community for being astute and calling the Bald Head Island Conservancy. If you encounter any injured or stranded wildlife, please call the BHIC at (910)457-0089 and press “5” when prompted for a “wildlife...